Stories

World Refugee Day: Similar people, different lives

Amal has lost everything. That could have hit me or you as well. Please do not look away. Please listen to Amal’s story.

CARE staff in Hodeidah: “I am afraid for my family”

A plea for peace, written by Mohammad, our colleague and last staff member in Hodeidah, Yemen.

Meet Joyce: A refugee who is taking back control

Joyce fled from violence in South Sudan, and now leads a women’s group in a refugee settlement in Uganda.

When home becomes a suitcase for millions of Syrians

Like millions of Syrians, Najlaa and her family have been displaced several times by conflict.

South Sudan: How CARE supports families when hunger strikes

Mary and Natalia are facing down hunger in South Sudan through improved seeds, tools and farmer training.

DRC crisis: 'Our neighbours were killed and our house burned down'

According to the UN Children's Fund, more than 60,000 Congolese refugees have arrived in Uganda since the beginning of the year. Here, some of them tell their stories

Azraq refugee camp, four years on: view from a CARE staff member

Four years ago, Azraq refugee camp in Jordan opened its doors to people fleeing the conflict in Syria. Today, it is home to 55,000 people.

Eastern Ghouta, Syria: A story of life under siege

What is it like to live under siege? Read one woman’s story of how ordinary people struggle to stay alive.

Pages